Brown, PC Practice Areas
Tax Litigation & Tax Controversy
The Tax Controversy Group at Brown, PC has successfully represented businesses and individuals throughout the United States in the largest and most complex civil and criminal tax cases ever pursued by the Internal Revenue Service or the U.S. Department of Justice. In addition to their deep experience in the private sector, many of our skilled tax attorneys, CPAs and IRS Enrolled Agents have prior experience with the IRS or the Department of Justice. Our diligence, team approach and insider’s understanding of government strategies and tactics gives our clients the highest likelihood of achieving a favorable result in complex tax controversies.
The Asset Forfeiture Group at Brown, PC has successfully represented clients in some of the largest asset forfeiture cases ever pursued by law enforcement. We recently secured a jury verdict in a Federal trial that prevented the government from keeping over $16,000,000.00 of our client’s funds. Our team consists of skilled trial attorneys, CPAs, financial investigators and former IRS Agents, all of whom have deep experience in asset forfeiture. The prior Federal and state law enforcement experience possessed by many of our team members gives them an insider’s understanding of the strategies used by the government when seeking asset forfeiture and allows our team to stay one step ahead of the tactical moves made by the government.
Offshore Account Compliance
Since the inception of the 2009 Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program, offshore account compliance and offshore voluntary disclosure have been a very significant part of Brown, PC’s tax law practice. The team of highly skilled and experienced tax lawyers, CPAs, and former IRS agents has represented clients from across the globe in offshore voluntary disclosures ranging from the fairly simple to some of the most complex. The Brown, PC team is particularly adept at representing clients in opt-outs from the OVDP civil penalty structure, and has settled a number of cases with no or very minimal monetary penalties.
In addition to having more than 25 years of legal experience, the Emerging Business Group’s lead attorney is a successful entrepreneur who has helped found and ultimately sold his stake in two successful businesses. Our team includes attorneys with deep experience in business transactions and business litigation, CPAs and even former IRS Agents. We offer a complete range of business legal services including choice of entity, mergers and acquisitions, raising capital and exit strategies. We work closely with our clients to create proactive strategies for achieving their goals and plan cost-effective implementation of these strategies.
The Intellectual Property Group at Brown, PC provides customized strategies and solutions to protect, enforce and maximize the value of our clients’ domestic and international intellectual property. Our skilled team works closely with our clients to ensure that our tailored solutions supports their long-term business goals. From global portfolio management, policing and enforcement to providing strategic advice and negotiating and drafting agreements for all transactional situations, our team can assist you with every need related to your brands, trademarks, copyright, domain names and other intellectual property.
White Collar Defense
The White Collar Defense Group at Brown, PC represents businesses and individuals throughout the United States in white collar and financial investigations and prosecutions. The attorneys in the White Collar Defense Group include former state and federal prosecutors who have deep experience in complex and high stakes cases. They are assisted by former federal agents and CPAs employed by our firm as well as experts from outside the firm as needed. Our team has successfully represented clients in some of the largest and most complex white collar cases ever pursued by the federal government.